Drawing for: No. 55, the End (Daibi), Kyoto (Kyô): the Great Bridge at Sanjô (Sanjô Ôhashi), and Rich and Poor Coming and Going in the Capital (Rakuchû ôrai kisen) from the series Fifty-three Pictures of the Tôkaidô Road (Tôkaidô gojûsan zue)

「東海道五十三図絵 大尾 五十五 京 三条大橋 洛中往来貴賎」 (下絵)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1849–53 (Kaei 2–6)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #137 (this drawing); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #42.55

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.8 cm (14 9/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.501

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper, with slight color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich